Santa Fe Reporter - Picks http://www.sfreporter.com/santafe/articles.sec-136-1-picks.html <![CDATA[Hold Onto Your Sackbuts - These instruments aren’t dead, they’re immortal]]>
By: Charlotte Jusinski, Alex De Vore
When you make unique music on dozens of obscure, nearly ancient instruments, new ways to package old-school sounds can be hard to find.
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<![CDATA[Santa Fe Pride - ]]>
By: Alex De Vore
In June, we told you that this year’s Santa Fe Pride festivities, usually held on and around the Plaza during that month, had moved to September to accommodate more vendors, more music, more students—more pride.]]>
<![CDATA[Stayin’ Alive - The art and majesty of zombie puppet musicals]]>
By: Alex De Vore, Charlotte Jusinski
Devon Hawkes Ludlow fell in love with puppets some years back, but it wasn’t until a trip to Eastern Europe that he truly fathomed their possibilities as an art form.]]>
<![CDATA[It’s Hard Out There for a Gimp - ]]>
By: Alex De Vore
So says Kalyn Heffernan, aka Wheelchair Sports Camp, the wheelchair-bound Denver-based MC, on her song of the same name—the song that made us fall in love.
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<![CDATA[Tradition! Tradition! - New music festival spinoff kicks off in style]]>
By: Alex De Vore, Charlotte Jusinski
What started out as the Santa Fe Banjo and Fiddle Contest in 1974 has a new tune this year in the form of not one but two festivals it birthed.
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<![CDATA[Markets and Music and Food, Oh My! - Clear your schedule, the Santa Fe Indian Market is here]]>
By: Lauren Thompson
It’s that time of year again: Indian Market has come to town, bringing the best Indigenous arts and programming to the city for five days of creativity and fun.
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<![CDATA[Santa Fe Girl Power - Local ladies bring vintage goodies, jewelry and fun to a pop-up]]>
By: Maria Egolf-Romero
If you’re into jewelry, vintage clothing, organic skincare products or pottery, you want to spend Sunday evening wandering this market.
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<![CDATA[Relationship Nightmares on Wax - Feel the feels with Waxahatchee]]>
By: Alex De Vore
Philadelphia singer-songwriter Katie Crutchfield comes out with the goods again on Out in the Storm, her fourth full-length under the name Waxahatchee.
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<![CDATA[Beauty Mark - These portraits glow. No, really.]]>
By: Maria Egolf-Romero
You may have seen David Santiago’s ethereal lady-portraits, which cover Tractor Brewing Company beer cans and the Gnar Chow food truck often parked outside State Capital Kitchen.
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<![CDATA[On a Mission from God - Ashley Raines is not a gospel singer]]>
By: Charlotte Jusinski, Lauren Thompson, Alex De Vore
I first saw Ashley Raines touring in support of his self-titled album and, at a loss for what to even call his sound at the time, I tweeted that it was “sexy funk-country.”
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<![CDATA[We’re All Mad Here - Practice your mini-golf swing with the Cheshire Cat]]>
By: Lauren Thompson, Alex De Vore
Tumble down the rabbit hole and join the May Center for Learning over two days of mini-golf in the Railyard Park.
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<![CDATA[The Golden Age of Meadow Festivals - Rendezvous a-go-go]]>
By: Maria Egolf-Romero, Alex De Vore, Lauren Thompson
The canvas is a magical place where reality and imagination meet to create worlds we wish we could walk right into.
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<![CDATA[Natural-Born Shooter - Not even a world war stopped this artist]]>
By: Maria Egolf-Romero, Alex De Vore
This Friday, a diverse collection of images in the exhibit Tony Vaccaro: From War To Beauty at the Monroe Gallery of Photography gives Santa Feans a glimpse into the life of the 94-year-old photographer.]]>
<![CDATA[A Gift that Keeps on Giving - Legendary MC + local talent =one helluva night for hip-hop]]>
By: Alex De Vore, Lauren Thompson, Maria Egolf-Romero
Good news for both Skylight and hip-hop fans as legendary MC Gift of Gab—half of Sacramento hip-hop act Blackalicious—brings his complex rhyme-work to the downtown nightclub’s stage.
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<![CDATA[I Can Make You Ice Cream, We Could be a Sweet Team - Pop-up party lets local creatives shine]]>
By: Maria Egolf-Romero, Alex De Vore, Lauren Thompson
Looking for a new-to-you vintage tee, tote bag or just a general good time? Take a trip to the Southside this weekend to hit the Dandelion Pop-Up Market at Ghost.]]>
<![CDATA[Foxy - Fox White celebrates their new album release in Madrid]]>
By: Alex De Vore, Maria Egolf-Romero
You should be aware of Jessie Deluxe, a welcome dash of operatic punk rock awesomeness in our scene who mines from areas similar to bands like Eagles of Death Metal, but with a slightly heavier lean and healthy regard for the classics of rock.]]>
<![CDATA[SFR Picks: Get in the Spirit - The Art of Alcohol]]>
By: Alex De Vore, Maria Egolf-Romero
New Mexico Cocktails & Culture is gearing up for its third year and, as always, the three-day fest remains Santa Fe’s go-to destination event for fans of new-wave mixology, delicious food options and the art of the drink.]]>
<![CDATA[SFR Picks: Solo Project - Heather Trost goes it alone with Agistri]]>
By: Alex De Vore
A musician doesn’t wind up collaborating with the likes of Hawk and a Hacksaw or Beirut if they’re without ability, and Albuquerque’s Heather Trost is certainly nothing if not prolific.
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<![CDATA[SFR Picks: Amazine - Zines don’t die, they multiply]]>
By: Alex De Vore, Maria Egolf-Romero
In the days before the internet ruined our lives, fans of art, music, film and the general world of creativity and social issues would spend painstaking time and effort cutting and pasting their very own print products.]]>
<![CDATA[SFR Picks: La Petite Mort - Get your kicks in small doses in Madrid]]>
By: Charlotte Jusinski, Alex De Vore
Metallo Gallery shows what it might look like if visual arts could be shown in a minor key.]]>